Jason Swanson
St. Paul Apostles (ML)
Jason Swanson
Birthdate:
Oct. 5, 1964 (32 y, 11 m, 19 d)
Born In:
Ridgefield, CT, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'3"/221
Entry:
1982 Draft - Round: 16, Overall: 375, Team: Seattle Grunge
Contract:
$210k / 4 years (1994-1995)
ML Service Time:
9 years, 61 days

1997 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
24 7 61.0 5-3 0 2 3 14 47 2.213 2.420 65 3.538 1.33

1997 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
24 16 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 0 0 0.188 0.188 0.375 0.166 0.300 -10 -0.29 -0.49

1997 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
P 23 61.0 4 3 1 0.8750 1.0350 -0.493
Current Status
MLB Service Time 9 years, 61 days
40-man Service Time 9 years, 97 days
Time as Pro 15 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1994 $47k
1995 $51k
1996 $54k
1997 $58k ($7.9k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Pitcher of Year Bonus$11k
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 3 2 3 2
vs R 2 3 2 3 2
vs L 2 3 2 3 2
Potential 2 3 2 4 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 3 2
Error 4 4
Arm 2 6 3
Turn DP 2
C Ability 2
Position
Pitcher 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 3
Running 3
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 6 6
vs R 6 6 6
vs L 7 7 7
Potential 8 6 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 7
Curveball 3 8
Slider 5 5
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 62%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 6
Hold 6
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1997-07-24
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 7
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1997-06-07
Stuff Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 5
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
1997-05-29
GB% decreased from 64% to 62%
Curveball decreased from 4 to 3
1997-01-07
Control vs L increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1996-11-07
GB% decreased from 65% to 64%
1996-10-13
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 7
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1996-09-02
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1996-08-03
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1996-07-04
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Power decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1996-05-29
Eye Potential increased from 3 to 4
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 63% to 65%
Weight increased from 220 to 223
1995-12-30
Movement Potential increased from 6 to 7
Movement increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 59% to 63%
Weight increased from 219 to 220
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1995-10-18
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
1995-08-03
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 56% to 59%
Weight increased from 215 to 219
1995-01-07
Eye vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Control increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 57% to 56%
Curveball decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 210 to 215
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1994-07-09
Stealing increased from 2 to 3
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 207 to 210
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1993-09-07
Stealing decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 58% to 57%
Curveball decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 202 to 207
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1992-12-06
Eye vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 59% to 58%
Hold decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 199 to 202
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1992-01-27
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Stuff decreased from 5 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 59%
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Weight decreased from 201 to 199
1991-08-08
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Hold increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 203 to 201
1991-01-07
Weight decreased from 205 to 203
1990-10-21
Stuff decreased from 5 to 4
Hold decreased from 7 to 6
1990-07-04
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1990-01-07
Stuff vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1989-11-07
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Stealing increased from 2 to 3
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 58% to 61%
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
Hold increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 202 to 205
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1989-07-09
Hold decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 200 to 202
1989-01-07
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 199 to 200

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1997 32 7 24 61.0 5-3 0 47 14 19.34% 5.76% 0.82% 76.80% 49.23% 0.256 2.213 2.420 65 3.538 -0.21 1.33
NOLA - TBC
1996 31 12 13 79.1 3-6 0 53 15 15.96% 4.52% 2.11% 71.27% 52.84% 0.296 3.971 3.311 91 3.676 0.66 0.70
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1996 31 6 10 46.1 5-2 0 32 10 16.93% 5.29% 0.53% 78.50% 58.33% 0.338 2.525 2.377 65 3.344 0.15 1.08
NOLA - TBC
1995 30 22 22 137.2 5-10 0 95 35 15.50% 5.71% 2.12% 66.73% 50.00% 0.367 5.492 3.797 99 4.087 1.69 1.97
NOLA - TBC
1994 29 22 22 150.1 7-9 0 119 31 19.13% 4.98% 2.25% 72.51% 53.77% 0.318 3.472 3.365 86 3.547 0.11 3.05
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1993 28 4 16 39.1 4-2 1 28 7 17.83% 4.46% 3.82% 80.92% 49.41% 0.261 2.975 4.121 111 3.662 -1.15 -0.12
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1992 27 15 18 95.0 7-6 0 87 23 21.64% 5.72% 1.99% 62.61% 50.80% 0.323 4.453 3.116 83 3.385 1.34 1.08
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1991 26 21 21 143.2 9-3 0 118 35 20.07% 5.95% 1.70% 73.13% 52.40% 0.300 3.446 3.041 86 3.457 0.40 3.00
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1990 25 17 17 117.2 10-3 0 99 21 20.80% 4.41% 2.52% 80.03% 57.83% 0.319 3.060 3.277 87 3.067 -0.22 2.07
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1989 24 14 15 93.1 7-4 0 69 25 18.06% 6.54% 1.31% 74.51% 55.78% 0.273 2.604 3.097 81 3.667 -0.49 1.08
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1988 23 3 9 31.0 1-3 1 39 10 29.10% 7.46% 1.49% 67.20% 43.14% 0.342 2.613 2.151 63 2.611 0.46 0.73
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1988 23 11 13 72.1 4-4 0 54 22 18.06% 7.36% 2.01% 69.38% 60.67% 0.289 3.857 3.579 97 3.634 0.28 0.21
Total - TBC
TBC
154 200 1067.0 67-55 2 840 248 18.93% 5.59% 1.94% 71.95% 53.35% 0.312 3.602 3.228 86 3.531 0.37 16.18

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Nashville - U27
NSH - U27
1987 22 18 18 126.0 6-5 0 115 30 22.82% 5.95% 1.59% 77.39% 48.55% 0.294 2.857 2.652 75 2.939 0.20 3.40
Amarillo - U24
AMA - U24
1986 21 18 18 130.2 7-7 0 116 42 21.48% 7.78% 1.67% 77.87% 53.08% 0.286 2.893 3.215 86 3.283 -0.32 2.65
Amarillo - U24
AMA - U24
1985 20 10 13 71.1 3-5 1 75 32 25.17% 10.74% 2.35% 76.92% 53.17% 0.292 3.407 3.609 95 3.248 -0.20 0.36
Illinois - U22
ILL - U22
1985 20 0 11 14.0 1-1 2 20 2 37.04% 3.70% 3.70% 85.37% 45.45% 0.233 2.571 2.616 77 1.583 -0.04 0.28
Baltimore - U20
BAL - U20
1983 18 3 36 58.2 7-4 1 69 18 28.75% 7.50% 1.25% 78.70% 46.94% 0.319 2.301 2.660 99 2.543 -0.36 0.24
Baltimore - U20
BAL - U20
1982 17 17 17 97.2 0-13 0 78 24 18.62% 5.73% 0.72% 64.39% 42.36% 0.328 4.239 2.864 109 3.232 1.37 0.91
Total - AA
AA
18 18 126.0 6-5 0 115 30 22.82% 5.95% 1.59% 77.39% 48.55% 0.294 2.857 2.652 75 2.939 0.20 3.40
Total - A
A
28 31 202.0 10-12 1 191 74 22.79% 8.83% 1.91% 77.53% 53.11% 0.288 3.074 3.354 90 3.271 -0.28 3.01
Total - S A
S A
0 11 14.0 1-1 2 20 2 37.04% 3.70% 3.70% 85.37% 45.45% 0.233 2.571 2.616 77 1.583 -0.04 0.28
Total - R
R
20 53 156.1 7-17 1 147 42 22.31% 6.37% 0.91% 69.26% 43.85% 0.325 3.512 2.788 105 2.974 0.72 1.16

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1997 32 24 20 16 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 0 0 0.188 0.188 0.375 0.3000 0.166 -0.29
NOLA - TBC
1996 31 13 33 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 16 0 0 0.037 0.103 0.141 0.0909 0.077 -0.59
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1996 31 10 18 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.47
NOLA - TBC
1995 30 22 48 39 3 1 0 0 4 1 1 20 0 0 0.077 0.100 0.203 0.1579 0.093 -0.82
NOLA - TBC
1994 29 22 49 39 2 1 0 0 1 2 1 18 0 0 0.051 0.098 0.175 0.0952 0.087 -0.85
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1993 28 16 12 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.30
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1992 27 18 40 34 5 1 0 0 3 2 1 22 0 0 0.147 0.171 0.348 0.4167 0.158 -0.48
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1991 26 21 57 50 5 1 0 0 1 1 0 22 0 0 0.100 0.100 0.220 0.1786 0.097 -0.95
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1990 25 17 51 40 6 2 0 0 2 4 2 19 0 0 0.150 0.191 0.391 0.2857 0.179 -0.63
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1989 24 15 36 32 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 10 0 0 0.094 0.094 0.281 0.0952 0.124 -0.52
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1988 23 9 10 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.100 0.100 0.200 0.1250 0.089 -0.24
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1988 23 13 27 23 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 8 0 0 0.087 0.125 0.255 0.1333 0.119 -0.34
Total - TBC
TBC
200 401 335 31 7 0 1 16 12 8 159 0 0 0.093 0.116 0.239 0.1714 0.110 -6.46

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Nashville - U27
NSH - U27
1987 22 18 45 35 6 1 0 0 1 2 2 12 0 0 0.171 0.211 0.411 0.2500 0.194 -0.41
Amarillo - U24
AMA - U24
1986 21 18 48 43 5 1 0 0 2 1 1 14 0 0 0.116 0.136 0.276 0.1724 0.131 -0.43
Amarillo - U24
AMA - U24
1985 20 13 25 18 5 1 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 0.278 0.278 0.611 0.4545 0.279 -0.07
Illinois - U22
ILL - U22
1985 20 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 -0.01
None - U20
None - U20
1984 19 11 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -0.04
Baltimore - U20
BAL - U20
1983 18 36 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0.167 0.167 0.333 0.5000 0.154 0.07
Baltimore - U20
BAL - U20
1982 17 17 30 26 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 18 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.58
Total - AA
AA
18 45 35 6 1 0 0 1 2 2 12 0 0 0.171 0.211 0.411 0.2500 0.194 -0.41
Total - A
A
31 73 61 10 2 0 0 3 3 1 21 0 0 0.164 0.177 0.374 0.2500 0.174 -0.50
Total - S A
S A
11 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 -0.01
Total - R
R
64 38 33 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 23 0 0 0.030 0.029 0.060 0.0909 0.027 -0.54

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1997 P 23 61.0 4 3 1 0.875 1.033 1.035 -0.49
NOLA - TBC
1996 P 13 79.1 6 12 0 1.000 2.042 1.032 -0.17
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1996 P 10 46.1 3 8 0 1.000 2.137 1.032 -0.45
NOLA - TBC
1995 P 22 137.2 4 12 1 0.941 1.046 1.007 -0.13
NOLA - TBC
1994 P 22 150.1 6 16 0 1.000 1.317 1.057 0.12
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1993 P 15 39.1 2 5 0 1.000 1.602 1.019 -0.13
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1992 P 18 95.0 3 9 1 0.923 1.137 1.026 -0.18
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1991 P 21 143.2 9 6 0 1.000 0.940 1.017 -0.72
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1990 P 17 117.2 5 10 1 0.938 1.147 1.008 -0.77
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1989 P 14 93.1 6 15 1 0.955 2.025 1.073 -0.24
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1988 P 8 31.0 1 2 1 0.750 0.871 0.752 -0.86
St. Paul - TBC
STP - TBC
1988 P 13 72.1 8 13 0 1.000 2.613 1.127 0.37
Total P 196 1067.0 57 111 6 -3.64

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Nashville - U27
NSH - U27
1987 P 18 126.0 8 17 0 1.000 1.786 1.130 -0.09
Amarillo - U24
AMA - U24
1986 P 18 130.2 5 14 0 1.000 1.309 1.107 1.23
Amarillo - U24
AMA - U24
1985 P 13 71.1 0 8 0 1.000 1.009 1.079 0.58
Illinois - U22
ILL - U22
1985 P 10 14.0 0 1 0 1.000 0.643 1.000 0.06
Baltimore - U20
BAL - U20
1983 P 36 58.2 0 5 0 1.000 0.767 1.141 0.82
Baltimore - U20
BAL - U20
1982 P 17 97.2 7 11 1 0.947 1.659 0.997 -0.16
Total P 132 517.0 21 57 1 2.40

The Baseball Classic Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Sept. 19, 1997
Sep 19
@OAK 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Sept. 15, 1997
Sep 15
LIN 6 - 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Sept. 10, 1997
Sep 10
SF 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Sept. 9, 1997
Sep 9
SF 4 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Aug. 31, 1997
Aug 31
OKL 4 - 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Aug. 26, 1997
Aug 26
@HOU 2 - 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.06
Aug. 21, 1997
Aug 21
NOLA 7 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Aug. 16, 1997
Aug 16
LA 4 - 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Aug. 11, 1997
Aug 11
@SEA 3 - 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
July 29, 1997
Jul 29
@POR 3 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 27, 1997
Jul 27
OAK 5 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 25, 1997
Jul 25
OAK 6 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 24, 1997
Jul 24
OAK 15 - 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 22, 1997
Jul 22
@LIN 3 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 19, 1997
Jul 19
@LIN 0 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 17, 1997
Jul 17
@SF 2 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 14, 1997
Jul 14
@SF 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 12, 1997
Jul 12
TOR 5 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 6, 1997
Jul 6
@OKL 3 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
July 1, 1997
Jul 1
HOU 3 - 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
June 27, 1997
Jun 27
@NOLA 2 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
June 24, 1997
Jun 24
@NOLA 0 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
June 21, 1997
Jun 21
@LA 8 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
June 19, 1997
Jun 19
@LA 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Jan. 20, 1984 Seattle Jason Swanson
Philip Schmid
Jake Mailhot
Alex Guadalajara
Chicago Jose Salinas
Masahide Yamamoto
July 29, 1988 St. Paul Nick Bondi
Jason Greve
Dustin Rudolph
David Nicolle
Chicago Jason Swanson
John Schunck
Aug. 23, 1996 St. Paul Brian Clanton
New Orleans Rich Stefan
Jason Swanson
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1997 St. Paul (TBC)
1987 Nashville (U27)
1986 Amarillo (U24)
League Champ 1993 St. Paul (TBC)
Championship Series MVP 1987 Nashville (U27)
Pitcher of the Month Sep 1991 St. Paul (TBC)
Aug 1989 St. Paul (TBC)